Public Figure Profiles

Fred Wampler

Frederick L. Wampler (October 17, 1923 – April 27, 1985) was an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour and the Senior PGA Tour.

Wampler was born in Bedford, Indiana. He played on the Purdue University golf team from 1948 to 1950. In 1950, he won the NCAA individual championship, was selected as Purdue's first All-American and won the Big Ten individual title for the third consecutive year. Wampler still shares the Big Ten tournament record for lowest individual round with a 64 in the fourth round of the 1950 Big Ten Championships.A veteran of World War II, Wampler served in the United States Navy in the Pacific prior to enrolling at Purdue University.

Wampler's only PGA Tour win came at the 1954 Los Angeles Open. He finished runner-up to Sam Snead in the 1956 Greater Greensboro Open on the second hole of a sudden death playoff. Like most golfers of his generation, he earned his living primarily as a club professional. Starting in 1965, he served 17 years as the head pro at Denver Country Club.On the Senior PGA Tour, Wampler finished runner-up twice in the Senior PGA Championship. In 1975, he lost on the first playoff hole to Charlie Sifford and in 1976, he finished five strokes behind Pete Cooper.

Wampler was inducted into the Indiana Golf Hall of Fame in 1972, the Purdue University Sports Hall of Fame and the Colorado Golf Hall of Fame in 1997.

Wampler died at the age of 61 after an 18-year battle with chronic leukemia.

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Some of their strengths

Fred Wampler has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Diplomatic, Altruistic, Optimistic, Friendly, Generous, Cooperative, and Artistic.

Intelligent and Inquisitive

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Fred Wampler is someone who is an intelligent, inquisitive, and imaginative person, who is practical, considerate, kind, and diplomatic in dealings with others. A person who sees life as a journey not a destination.

Soulful and Intuitive

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Fred Wampler well know them as someone who can be graceful, romantic, and reserved, like gentle rain.

Organized and Achievement-oriented

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Fred Wampler as someone who is organized, goal-oriented, practical, and persevering.

Who is hardworking, intellectual, and easygoing, who loves higher education and learning and sharing ideas with others, and who loves healthy competition.

Social and Intuitive

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Fred Wampler is someone who values forming deep friendships and relationships, and who has strong intuition and reasoning skills .

They are also someone who is patient, assertive, and who is a natural leader that likes to help others in need.

Justice-seeking and Peaceful

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Fred Wampler tends to be someone who loves peace and is ready to go to any costs to achieve it. Who has a taste for the good things in life, tends to be a good organizer, has a thirst for knowledge, and who tends to have the respect of friends and acquaintances.

Some of Fred Wampler's challenges

While Fred Wampler has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Fred Wampler can be Rebellious, Hesitant, Narcissistic, Emotionally Distant, Callous, Selfish, and Temperamental.

Hesitant and Narcissistic

One of Fred Wampler's key challenges is that they are someone who can be hesitant and narcissistic.

Fred Wampler must also exercise caution as they can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Callous and Selfish

Fred Wampler is someone who can be standoffish, pessimistic, and ruthless, who can have difficulty concentrating and be impatient, can have difficulty discovering the keys to personal contentment, and who can have a tendency to overwork and hoard wealth and possessions.

Pleasure-seeking and Indecisive

Finally, Fred Wampler also can put others first too much, and hem-and-haw too much when making a decision.

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